Christmas in the Peak District
It's that time of year to deck the halls and what better way to get into the festive spirit than visiting a real life Winter Wonderland, the Peak District! Frosty mornings and sometimes even snow-capped hills make for a picturesque backdrop to a short break escape in the run up to Christmas. With so much going on there’s plenty to look forward to in the Peak District as the celebrations get into full swing this Christmas.
Feast on some festive spirit at events across the area – with everything from specialist food and gift fairs to specially themed walks and treasure trails.
Catch a seasonal event at one of the area’s richly-decorated historic houses and savour fun family activities, gourmet evenings, fireside carols, candlelight tours, hands-on craft sessions plus a spot of shopping. Celebrate Christmas right here!
There's lots of Christmas activity at the Pavilion Gardens in Buxton this festive season, with Christmas Artist & Designer Fair for those looking for high quality, exclusive Christmas gifts or simply wanting a treat for yourself Or why not bring the whole family along to the Christmas Weekend Wonderland with over 70 stalls selling a diverse and interesting mix of festive foods, arts and crafts, fashion accessories, Christmas decorations and lots more including a chance to meet Santa and his reindeer. Traditional Christmas Farmers Markets are the perfect opportunity to shop till you drop and purchase all your much needed fresh produce for the big day! Experience the Christmas party spirit at the Pavilion Gardens party nights and festive lunches throughout December inclulding a special Boxing Day breakfast! For more details on all the fabulous festivities visit the Pavilion Gardens.
|Sat 14 - Sun 15 Dec||Antique & Collectors' Fair at The Pavilion Gardens|
|Tue 17 Dec||Afternoon Dancing at The Pavilion Gardens|
|Sat 21 Dec||Buxton Book Fairs at The Pavilion Gardens|
|Mon 23 Dec||Christmas Farmers Market at The Pavilion Gardens|
|Sat 9 Nov - Mon 23 Dec||Discover the Magic of Narnia this Christmas at Chatsworth|
|Sat 16 Nov - Sun 15 Dec||St Edmund's Church Christmas Tree Festival at Castleton|
|Sat 23 Nov - Sun 15 Dec||A White Christmas Mansion at Tatton Park (NT)|
|Sat 23 Nov - Sat 21 Dec||Leek Christmas Gift Bazaar at Nicholson Gallery and Museum|
|Sun 1 - Sun 22 Dec||Visit Santa in a 'real' Grotto at Poole's Cavern & Country Park|